India: Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution news from India (the most recent articles are at the top).

For more visit:
- http://zeenews.india.com/news/india/shameful-attacks-on-christians-in-india-sends-the-world-wrong-message_1563967.html
- http://www.aleteia.org/en/religion/article/hindu-leader-threatens-more-attacks-on-church-in-india-if-conversions-dont-stop-5880787740131328
- http://www.ucanews.com/news/indian-christians-rally-to-show-solidarity-with-raped-elderly-nun/73203
- http://www.christiantoday.com/article/india.pentecostal.pastor.mobbed.for.converting.people/49596.htm

North Korea: Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution news from North Korea.

For more visit:
- http://www.foxnews.com/world/2015/03/03/church-says-canadian-pastor-missing-in-north-korea/
- http://www.persecution.org/2015/03/03/canadian-pastor-disappears-in-north-korea/

India: Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution news from India (the most recent articles are at the top).

For more visit:
- http://www.catholicherald.co.uk/news/2015/03/13/police-in-india-accused-of-roughing-up-christian-protesters/
- http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/police-launches-dedicated-facebook-page-for-christians-115031001208_1.html
- http://morningstarnews.org/2015/03/days-after-police-brutality-in-rajasthan-india-hindu-extremists-attack-in-m-p/
- http://www.christiantoday.com/article/india.pentecostal.pastor.mobbed.for.converting.people/49596.htm
- http://www.persecution.org/2015/03/06/icc-investigated-one-of-indias-toughest-districts-for-christians/
- http://www.christiantoday.com/article/20.indian.christians.claim.they.were.detained.and.beaten.by.police/49126.htm

Pakistan: Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution news from Pakistan (the most recent are at the top).

For more visit:
- http://www.worldmag.com/2015/03/pakistani_christians_protest_after_taliban_church_bombings
- http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-31922140
- http://www.latimes.com/world/afghanistan-pakistan/la-fg-pakistan-christians-protests-20150316-story.html
- http://www.persecution.org/2015/03/16/fifteen-killed-dozens-wounded-after-suicide-bombers-attack-two-churches-in-pakistan/
- http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/suicide-bombers-attack-catholic-church-in-pakistan/2015/03/15/e21f1b8a-caed-11e4-b2a1-bed1aaea2816_story.html
- http://tribune.com.pk/story/853616/blast-heard-in-lahore-2/

Iran: Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution news from Iran (the most recent articles are at the top).

For more visit:
- http://www.christiantoday.com/article/iran.persecution.of.christians.as.bad.as.ever.despite.presidents.promises/49742.htm
- http://www.theblaze.com/stories/2015/03/09/the-horrifying-thing-this-christian-pastor-witnessed-inside-of-an-iranian-prison-that-has-left-him-shaken/
- http://www.cbn.com/cbnnews/us/2015/February/Naghmeh-Abedini-to-Address-National-Leaders-at-CPAC/
- https://www.worldwatchmonitor.org/2015/02/article_3745116.html/

Pakistan: Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution news from Pakistan (the most recent articles are at the top).

For more visit:
- http://www.cbn.com/cbnnews/world/2015/March/Thai-Police-Arrest-400-Pakistani-Christian-Refugees/
- http://www.christianpost.com/news/son-of-pakistani-christian-servant-tortured-killed-by-police-after-mother-wouldnt-confess-to-crime-mom-says-she-will-not-give-up-on-her-lord-135520/
- http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Lahore,-20-year-old-Christian-tortured-and-killed-by-police-33693.html
- http://time.com/3740149/pakistan-death-penalty/
- http://www.christianpost.com/news/uk-groups-seeks-justice-for-christian-girls-gang-raped-by-5-pakistani-muslims-135282/
- http://www.pakistanchristianpost.com/headlinenewsd.php?hnewsid=5207

Vietnam: Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution news from Vietnam (most recent articles are at the top).

For more visit:
- http://www.csw.org.uk/2015/03/13/news/2509/article.htm
- http://www.csw.org.uk/2015/03/10/news/2500/article.htm
- http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Montagnard-Christians-continue-to-flee-to-Cambodia,-but-are-running-out-of-food-and-supplies-33579.html

ISIS: Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution news from Iraq and Syria, with particular emphasis on ISIS (note the most recent articles are at the top).

For more visit:
- http://www.christianpost.com/news/how-should-christians-respond-to-isis-135822/
- http://www.foxnews.com/world/2015/03/17/syrian-iraqi-christians-plead-for-international-assistance-from-temporary-homes/
- http://www.jns.org/latest-articles/2015/3/16/mideast-christian-yazidi-groups-urge-un-to-act-on-islamic-state-persecution
- http://www.persecution.org/2015/03/16/islamic-state-isis-vandalizes-churches-in-iraq-removing-crosses-atop-them-destroying-statues-and-icons/
- https://www.americanprogress.org/issues/security/report/2015/03/12/108473/the-plight-of-christians-in-the-middle-east/
- http://www.newsday.com/news/world/activists-number-of-christians-abducted-by-isis-rises-to-220-1.9979216
- http://www.foxnews.com/opinion/2015/02/24/isis-captures-christians-piece-by-piece-middle-eastern-christianity-is-being/